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UCI Gran Fondo San Luis Potosi

UCI Gran Fondo San Luis Potosi

July 06 - July 08 2018
San Luis Potosi, Mexico, South America

Mexican qualifier relocates to San Luis Potosi on the first weekend of July

The Mexican qualifier in the UCI Gran Fondo World Series that took place in Campeche last year will relocate to the city of San Luis Potosi in 2018

The event’s weekend will have a time trial on Saturday July 7th and a Granfondo on Sunday July 8th.

The time trial will be held within the Parque Tangamanga for two laps of 17.5 kilometer over a total distance of 34.8 kilometers.  The total elevation is 300m over the two laps.

The Granfondo on Sunday will start and finish at Founders Plaza in downtown San Luis for a neutralized 15 km start and a 146.6 km course.  A 2 km cobblestone section after 76 km gives the race a European touch, but the main difficulty of the day is a 11 km climb right after the cobblestones for an average gradient of 4% and parts up to 15%.  Finish is back in the city and total elevation is 1243m.  The entire route will be closed for traffic

San Luis Potosi is a big city 4 hours north of the capital city and a 7 hours’ drive from the US border. 

UCI Gran Fondo San Luis Potosi

 

 
Routes: 34.8 TT, 146.6 GranFondo
Difficulty of Greatest Route: C - Moderate terrain with rolling short steep hills or moderate, sustained climbs
 
Start Times / Itinerary

Friday July 6, 2018

• 10:00. UCI opens Bike Expo San Luis Potosi.
• 10:00. Starts delivering packages for competitors.
• 13.00. First technical talk (English).
• 15:00. Second technical discussion (Spanish).
• 17:00. Third technical discussion (Spanish).
• 18:00. Carbohydrate dinner.
• 20:00. Bike Expo closes the UCI San Luis Potosi.

Saturday July 7, 2018

• 6:00 am. Activities begin exit zone ITT.
• 6:00 am. From this hour will be available to cyclists area heating rollers.
• 7:00 am. Start ITT 34k race. Every 30 seconds a cyclist starts its route.
• 10:00. UCI opens Bike Expo San Luis Potosi.
• 12:00. Package delivery Gran Fondo 144k, for cyclists who did not attend Friday 2 June.
• 11:30. Begin tour Trial teams 34k. Every minute takes out a team.
• 18.00. Package delivery ends Gran Fondo 144k.
• 18:00. Award winners in each category of ITT, in the Convention Center of San Luis Potosi.
• 20:00. UCI Bike Expo closes San Luis Potosi.

Sunday July 8, 2018

• 6:00 am. Activities begin Organizing Committee exit area Gran Fondo, Founders Square.
• 6:50 hours. Departure ceremony.
• 7:00 am. Initiated men.
• 7:05 hours. Women begin.
• 10:00. UCI opens Bike Expo San Luis Potosi.
• 10:50. Arrival of the first contingent to the goal.
• 13:00. Arrival of the last rider of Gran Fondo.
• 17:00. Award winners in each category of Gran Fondo, in the Convention Center of San Luis Potosi.
• 18:00. UCI Bike Expo closes San Luis Potosi.
Monday July 9, 2018
• 8:00 am. Photo session of Champions in each category.
• 10:00. Breakfast for Champions in each category.

Facilities
Adequate Car Parking
 
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Route Signposted
First Aid
Mechanical Support at Rest Stops
 
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Electronic Start/Finish Timing
Category / Race Prizes
Finishing Medals
Results Within 24 Hours
Photos
Fundraising
Finish Line Chute
 
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Feed / Aid Stations
 
Start Address: San Luis Potosi
 
 
 
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